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This is your window to the wealth of information, fun, and support available from the network of home educating families in Northern Ireland.

HEdNI is an inclusive group, welcoming those of all backgrounds, religious beliefs, races and cultures. We do not promote any one method of home-educating; rather we support the right of all families to choose for themselves what suits them best.

Latest News

Autumn at Quality Time

Some of our younger members had another lovely session with Quailty Time. A parent details below;    “We went to an Autumn theme which was brilliant. We played with leaves, pinecones, read books like little red riding hood and the gruffalo. There was a gruffalo dress up and lots of toys to help fine motor skills which was just perfect. We threaded in order of characters that appeared in the story of little red riding hood using a threading toy.

Warrior school at Navan Fort

“On Friday 13th September, a group of home educated children and their families went to Navan Fort for a Warrior Celts Workshop.  We learnt about the Celts in the Iron Age and how they lived  and fought. They lived in round houses with thatched roofs made of straw or heather. We got to go  inside a round house to see what sort of things they had, like an open fire and weapons like spears. Their house was really small with only one room to live, sleep and eat in. We...